CD of the Month

CD of the Month


CD of the Month November: Xen – Arca

Though Halloween may be over, the most nightmarish album of the year has arrived in November. Venezuelan electronic producer Arca follows up his first mixtape with his Mute debut entitled Xen. Though he has collaborated with Bjork and contributed to Yeezus by Kanye West, Arca has released his most challenging and experimental album to date. […]

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CD of the Month: Death Blues – Ensemble

death blues

    Over the years, experimental music has had a stigma of being dark, violent and bazaar. But for Jon Mueller of Death Blues, experimental music can be uplifting, spiritual and life affirming. Formerly of the Wisconsin-based bands Collections of Colonies of Bees and Volcano Choir, Jon Mueller has been creating experimental percussion-based music for […]

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August CD Of The Month

shabazz

Lese Majesty – Shabazz Palaces- (pronounced Lay-zey Majesty) When the lights dim down on these hot summer evenings, you need the perfect soundtrack to escape from the mundane day-to-day at your summer job. For the late night chill sessions on your porch, let Lese Majesty by Shabazz Palaces take you on a hazy head-trip like […]

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June CD Of The Month

swans to be kind

 Swans: To Be Kind -Young God Records-   For the past 30 years, Michael Gira has been at the forefront of the American avant-garde with his experimental outfit Swans. The group saw a significant boost in popularity in 2012 with their acclaimed, gothic opus “The Seer,” and on their latest release “To Be Kind“, Gira […]

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May CD of The Month

Death III Over the past few years, Death have seen a revival of their 70s material thanks to Chicago label Drag City, and this rediscovery comes to a close with their new release “III.” Showcasing the softer, funkier side of their proto-punk sound, “III” is further documentation that the Hackney brothers were a crucial part […]

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